The State of Email

The State of Email

For the fourth year, Adobe surveyed 1,000 office workers about their email habits and feelings about the communication vehicle. According to an Aug. 28 Associations Now article, the survey found: People are more likely to read work email (39% said they read all of work emails) versus personal emails (17% said they read them all). […]

Advanced email etiquette means sending emails during work hours

Advanced email etiquette means sending emails during work hours

When is the best time to send a work-related email? It may sound overly simplistic but the answer is during work hours, according to a Sept. 26 article by Jessica Stillman on Inc.com. In this age of constant connectivity, emailing after business hours is a common practice. However, smart emailers who want to avoid misunderstandings […]

How one company instituted an email-free day

How one company instituted an email-free day

Can you imagine a workday without email? Employees at LaSalle Network can. Three years ago the Chicago-based staffing, recruiting and culture firm tried an experiment—the no-email workday. According to a July 5 Fast Company article written by Tom Gimbel, founder and chief executive officer of LaSalle, the experiment was so successful the company has opted […]